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Microsoft seeks change in generator testing

QUINCY — Microsoft Corp. wants to change some of the parameters for testing backup generators for a new data center in Quincy, and the state will host a public hearing in July on the proposal.

Tribute’ dahlia garden takes root behind Pybus

WENATCHEE — “Crazy Legs” will be poking through the soil soon, not far from “Horsefeathers” in Linda Holmes-Cook’s second “tribute” dahlia garden behind Pybus Public Market.

View from above

Flight over the Methow offers an aerial view of fires, floods and salmon projects

Hayes Cleaners’ fire touches a lot of us

WENATCHEE — When a basement dryer fire closed the familiar doors of Hayes Cleaners Thursday, a lot of people’s clothes were inside. And still are.
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Dry cleaners fire likely caused by dryer lint

WENATCHEE — The two-alarm fire Thursday afternoon at Hayes Cleaners was likely caused by lint build-up in a large, commercial clothes dryer or its exhaust venting, fire investigators say.

BNSF: Oil tank fires through Wenatchee would be small

WENATCHEE — Hot on the heels of a 15-car freight-car derailment just south of Wenatchee, a safety official for BNSF Railway told a room full of local emergency responders Wednesday that danger associated with an oil car derailment here would be small.